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Murder, She Wrote

Murder, She Wrote

Murder, She Wrote is an American crime drama television series starring Angela Lansbury as mystery writer and amateur detective Jessica Fletcher. The series aired for 12 seasons with 264 episodes from 1984 to 1996 on the CBS network. It was followed by four TV films and an unsuccessful spin-off series was produced in 1987, The Law & Harry McGraw. It is one of the most successful and longest-running television shows in history, averaging close to 26 million viewers per week in its prime, a...
1995 Eurocard Open – Singles

1995 Eurocard Open – Singles

The 1995 Eurocard Open was held in the German city of Essen.All sixteen seeds receive a bye into the second round.

IBM mainframe utility programs

IBM mainframe utility programs are Utility software supplied with IBM mainframe operating systems such as MVS to carry out various tasks associated with datasets, etc.The following list describes utilities distributed with OS/360 and successors. No VSE or VM utilities are included.Many of these utilities were designed by IBM users, through the group SHARE, and then modified or extended by IBM from versions originally written by a user.These utilities are usually invoked via Job Control Langua...
Martin of Tours

Martin of Tours

St. Martin of Tours (Latin: Sanctus Martinus Turonensis; 316 or 336 – 8 November 397) was Bishop of Tours, whose shrine in France became a famous stopping-point for pilgrims on the road to Santiago de Compostela in Spain. He has become one of the most familiar and recognizable Christian saints. As he was born in what is now Szombathely, Hungary, spent much of his childhood in Pavia, Italy, and lived most of his adult life in France, he is considered a spiritual bridge across Europe.His l...
List of Maccabiah medalists in swimming (men)

List of Maccabiah medalists in swimming (men)

This is an incomplete list of men's Maccabiah medalists in swimming from 1932 to 2005.Brian Goldberg Lenny KrayzelbergLenny Krazylberg World Record Set

Bibi Zhou

Zhou Bichang (simplified Chinese: 周笔畅; traditional Chinese: 周筆暢; pinyin: Zhōu Bǐchàng), also known as Bibi Zhou or Bibi Chow, is a Chinese singer and songwriter. She was the first runner-up in the 2005 Super Girl Competition, which is a Chinese version of Pop Idol for female contestants only. Her voice has been appropriated as a female version of David Tao, Leehom Wang, and Jay Chou, as she covered some of their songs during the contest.On March 18, 2006, Zhou signed a recording contract with...
List of Hellboy comics

List of Hellboy comics

Hellboy, Abe Sapien, Witchfinder, Lobster Johnson, and the B.P.R.D. are comic book creations by Mike Mignola and are usually published by Dark Horse Comics. They have been featured in numerous mini-series, one-shots, back-up features, cross-overs, and guest appearances.The following list includes all mini-series, one-shots, back-up features, cross-overs, and guest appearances of Hellboy and related characters sorted by date of publishing. Trade paperback collections are only listed if they pr...

List of Loveline games

Loveline has frequent games and traditions in which phone callers, guests, and the hosts participate. Most of the games and traditions come and leave with their respective hosts.Engineer Anderson Cowan is fond of splicing up phrases Drew, Adam, Stryker, and guests have uttered on previous shows and "dropping" them into new shows mid-call, to the confusion of callers and amusement of seasoned listeners. Some favorites are:Some of the Drew Drops were set to music in the "Dr. Drew Shuffle" and t...
Alfred Herbert Richardson

Alfred Herbert Richardson

Alfred Herbert Richardson (1874–1951) was an English policeman. He joined the Birmingham City Police in 1890. He achieved very rapid promotion within this force and in 1901 became Chief Constable of Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire. In 1903 he successfully applied for the Chief Constable's office at Halifax, West Riding of Yorkshire, where he remained until his retirement in 1944. During his time there he achieved many early improvements in policing at Halifax, some of which were later use...
Electoral system of Germany

Electoral system of Germany

The German federal election system regulates the election of the members of the German Bundestag. According to the principles governing the law of elections set down in Art. 38 of German Basic Law, elections are general, direct, free, equal and secret. Furthermore, German Basic Law stipulates that normally Bundestag elections are to take place every four years and that one has a 'passive voting right' when one comes of age as well as an 'active voting right' as soon as one reaches the age of ...
Borsdorf–Coswig railway

Borsdorf–Coswig railway

The Borsdorf–Coswig railway is a mainline railway in the German state of Saxony, originally built and operated by the Leipzig-Dresden Railway Company. It runs mostly along the Freiberger Mulde from Borsdorf via Döbeln and Meissen to Coswig near Dresden. It is part of a long distance connection from Leipzig to Dresden, but is now used for local traffic only.Meissen had been linked since 1 December 1860 to the Leipzig–Dresden railway by a branch line from Coswig. On 7 July 1864 the Leipzig–Dres...
Army Wives

Army Wives

Army Wives is an American drama television series that follows the lives of four army wives, one army husband, and their families. The series premiered on Lifetime on June 3, 2007. The show had the largest series premiere in Lifetime's 23-year history, and the largest viewership in the 10:00 pm to 11:00 pm time slot since December 2007 for Lifetime. It received favorable reviews and several award nominations, and won five ASCAP Awards and one Gracie Allen Award.On September 21, 2012, the show...
The Twelve Caesars

The Twelve Caesars

De vita Caesarum (Latin; literal translation: About the Life of the Caesars), commonly known as The Twelve Caesars, is a set of twelve biographies of Julius Caesar and the first 11 emperors of the Roman Empire written by Gaius Suetonius Tranquillus.The work, written in AD 121 during the reign of the emperor Hadrian, was the most popular work of Suetonius, at that time Hadrian's personal secretary, and is the largest among his surviving writings. It was dedicated to a friend, the Praetorian pr...
Television in Canada

Television in Canada

Television in Canada officially began with the sign-on of the nation's first television stations in Montreal and Toronto in 1952. As with most media in Canada, the television industry, and the television programming available in that country, are strongly influenced by media in the United States, perhaps to an extent not seen in any other major industrialized nation outside the U.S. As a result, the government institutes quotas for "Canadian content". Nonetheless, new content is often aimed a...
1975 Speedway World Team Cup

1975 Speedway World Team Cup

M - exclusion for exceeding two minute time allowance • T - exclusion for touching the tapes • X - other exclusion • E - retired or mechanical failure • F - fell* England to Final* Sweden to Final* West Germany and Austria to Continental Semifinal* Czechoslovakia and Hungary to Continental Semifinal* Czechoslovakia and West Germany to Continental Final* Soviet Union and Poland to Final
Jackson's operations against the B&O Railroad (1861)

Jackson's operations against the B&O Railroad (1861)

Colonel Stonewall Jackson's operations against the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad in 1861 were aimed at disrupting the critical railroad used heavily by the opposing Union Army as a major supply route. A second goal was to capture the maximum number of locomotives and cars for use in the Confederate States of America. During this point in the war, the state of Maryland's stance was not yet determined. The B&O Railroad, then owned by the state of Maryland, ran through Maryland and along the P...
List of Spanish regents

List of Spanish regents

This is a list of Spanish regents, a regent, from the Latin regens "one who reigns", is a person selected to act as head of state (ruling or not) because the ruler is a minor, not present, or debilitated..
Raid on the Medway

Raid on the Medway

The Raid on the Medway during the Second Anglo-Dutch War in June 1667, sometimes called the Battle of the Medway, Raid on Chatham or the Battle of Chatham, was a successful and daring attack conducted by the Dutch navy deep upriver targeting the largest English naval battleships at a time when most were virtually unmanned and unarmed, laid up due to lack of funding in the fleet anchorages off Chatham Dockyard and Gillingham in the county of Kent. At the time, the fortress of Upnor Castle and ...
List of historic states of Germany

List of historic states of Germany

After the dissolution of the Holy Roman Empire by Napoleon in 1806, the German-speaking remnants of the empire became organized into a conglomerate of independent kingdoms, duchies, principalities and city-states. This article lists the member states of the German Confederation of 1815–1866, the North German Confederation of 1867–1871, the German Empire of 1871–1918, and the Weimar Republic of 1919–1933.
History of AT&T

History of AT&T

The history of AT&T dates back to the invention of the telephone itself. The Bell Telephone Company was established in 1879 by Alexander Graham Bell, the inventor of the telephone. Bell also established American Telephone and Telegraph Company in 1885, which acquired the Bell Telephone Company and became the primary phone company in the United States. This company maintained a monopoly on telephone service in the United States until anti-trust regulators split the company in 1982.AT&T...
Grade I listed buildings in Stroud (district)

Grade I listed buildings in Stroud (district)

There are over 9,000 Grade I listed buildings in England. This page is a list of these buildings in the district of Stroud in Gloucestershire.

List of Afro Samurai characters

This is the list of the characters that appear in the 2007 manga and anime miniseries Afro Samurai, the television film Afro Samurai: Resurrection, the video game adaption, and other related media.Child Voiced by: Crystal Scales (anime), Kari Wahlgren (video game)Teenager Voiced by: Phil LaMarrAdult Voiced by: Samuel L. JacksonAfro Samurai is the main protagonist of the series, who mourns for his father as a child and wears the Number Two headband on a quest to kill Justice and reclaim the Nu...
2003 Youth Asia Cup

2003 Youth Asia Cup

The 2003 Youth Asia Cup was an international under-19 cricket tournament held in Karachi, Pakistan, from 14 to 27 July 2003. The fifth ACC under-19 tournament to be held, it was originally scheduled to be held in Singapore, but was moved to Karachi as a precaution against the SARS outbreak. The Asian Cricket Council (ACC) and Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) shared organising responsibilities.Nepal defeated Malaysia in the final, winning its second title and qualifying for the 2004 Under-19 World...
Gangtok

Gangtok

Gangtok ( /ˈɡæŋtɒk/ (help·info)) is a municipality, the capital and the largest town of the Indian state of Sikkim. It also is the headquarters of the East Sikkim district. Gangtok is located in the eastern Himalayan range, at an elevation of 1,650 m (5,410 ft). The town's population of 100,000 belongs to different ethnicities such as Nepali, Lepchas and Bhutia. Nestled within higher peaks of the Himalaya and enjoying a year-round mild temperate climate, Gangtok is at the ...

Regression toward the mean

In statistics, regression toward (or to) the mean is the phenomenon that if a variable is extreme on its first measurement, it will tend to be closer to the average on its second measurement—and if it is extreme on its second measurement, it will tend to have been closer to the average on its first. To avoid making incorrect inferences, regression toward the mean must be considered when designing scientific experiments and interpreting data.The conditions under which regression toward the mea...
Nordland

Nordland

Nordland [ˈnuːɖˈlɑn]  ( listen) (Norwegian: Nordland, Northern Sami: Nordlándda) is a county in Norway in the Northern Norway region, bordering Troms in the north, Nord-Trøndelag in the south, Norrbotten County in Sweden to the east, Västerbotten County to the southeast, and the Atlantic Ocean (Norwegian Sea) to the west. The county was formerly known as Nordlandene amt. The county administration is in Bodø. The remote Arctic island of Jan Mayen has been administered from Nordland since ...
National Register of Historic Places listings in Pottawattamie County, Iowa

National Register of Historic Places listings in Pottawattamie County, Iowa

This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Pottawattamie County, Iowa.This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States. Latitude and longitude coordinates are provided for many National Register properties and districts; these locations may be seen together in a map.There are 37 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county, includ...
1995 ITU Triathlon World Championships

1995 ITU Triathlon World Championships

The 1995 ITU Triathlon World Championships was a triathlon event held in Cancún, Mexico on 12 November 1995, organised by the International Triathlon Union. The course was a 1.5 kilometres (0.93 mi) swim, 40 kilometres (25 mi) bike, 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) run.The top three finishers in the men's championship race was a repeat of the top 3 from the 1994 ITU Triathlon World Championships.Karen Smyers won her second ITU Triathlon World Championships, following up her 1990 Champion...
Ruthin

Ruthin

Coordinates: 53°06′58″N 3°18′22″W / 53.116°N 3.306°W / 53.116; -3.306Ruthin (/ˈrɪθɪn/ RITH-in; Welsh: Rhuthun) is the county town of Denbighshire in north Wales. Located around a hill in the southern part of the Vale of Clwyd - the older part of the town, the castle and Saint Peter's Square are located on top of the hill, while many newer parts of the town are on the floodplain of the River Clwyd (which became apparent on several occasions in the late 1990s—new flood control works costing ...
European Poker Tour season 5 results

European Poker Tour season 5 results

Below are the results of season 5 of the European Poker Tour (EPT).
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